Results 1–10 of 21 for "Policy"X related to "APA provides testimony on U.S..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicLesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (5)Human rights (4)Children (3)Emotional health (3)Teens (3) 11 more... [+] Abortion (2)Violence (2)Education (1)HIV & AIDS (1)Immigration (1)Law & psychology (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Sexual abuse (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Therapy (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2014 (1)2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 21 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.APA Resolution on UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and the Convention's Optional ProtocolsAPA strongly supports the principles and optional protocols of the UN Convention on the rights of the child, and will examine the implications of the principles in the Convention for psychologists' practice, research, education and advocacy. Policy 2.APA Resolution on Children's Mental HealthThere is a disparity of access to appropriate evidence-based promotion, prevention and treatment services based on poverty, ethnicity, race and special needs of children.Policy 3.Resolution on Marriage Equality for Same-Sex CouplesCivil marriage, civil unions and domestic partnerships perpetuates the stigma historically attached to homosexuality, and reinforces prejudice against lesbian, gay and bisexual people based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.Policy 4.Chapter XII: Public Interest (Part 1)Current public interest policies on subjects such as abortion, political dissent, corporal punishment, child custody, boxing, nuclear weapons, acessibility, AIDS education, homelessness, sexism and special education.Policy 5.Chapter XII: Public Interest (Part 2)Current Public Interest policies of the American Psychological Association, on subjects such as disabilities, gender identity, sexual orientation, antisemitism, obesity and ethnic minorities.Policy 6.Abortion ResolutionsTermination of pregnancy is a civil right of the pregnant woman, to be handled as other medical and surgical procedures in consultation with her physician, and is legal if performed by a licensed physician in a licensed medical facility.Policy 7.Resolution on Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Youths in the SchoolsLGBT children face harassment and physical violence in school environments, especially if they are poor, disabled or an ethnic minority. Policy 8.Chapter IV: Board of Directors (Part 2)Policies regarding the Board of Directors, including issues of terrorism, other organizations, needs of military personnel, mental disability and the death penalty, workforce analysis and integrated health care.Policy 9.Chapter XI: Scientific AffairsPolicies related to scientific issues such as Dianetics, research findings, human subjects protection, science education, evolution and creationism, facilitated communication, smoking, test user qualifications and academic boycotts.Policy 10.Recognition of Psychotherapy EffectivenessIn 2012, the Council of Representatives approved the resolution that, as a healing practice and professional service, psychotherapy is effective and highly cost-effective. Consequently, psychotherapy should be included in the health care system as an established evidence-based practice. Policy (August 2012) Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 21 for "Policy"X related to "APA provides testimony on U.S..."